Outdoor Japan’s resident fishing bum Abdel Ibrahim is continuing his marauding misadventures around Japan and the rest of the world. Most recently, he has taken up fly casting and building plugs for offshore game fish. Experienced or would-be anglers can get detailed info about sport fishing in Japan at his Website: www.theangler-gpc.com.
Keith Stubbs is a freelance writer and snowboard coach who follows the snow around the world. His regular stops include New Zealand and Japan where he coaches for Powder Detours (www.powderdetours.com) in Hokkaido. Keith also rides for Adidas Eyewear and Rome Snowboards and is the Coordinating Author for the recently published Snow Search Japan guide book (www.wsg-media.com).
Andrew Kelly spent his childhood dreaming of living in the mountains while skateboarding in the city. He now balances working (and skateboarding) in Tokyo with winters in the Japanese Alps. He is a contributing writer for the award-winning Snow Search Japan guidebook, runs Snow Season Japan (www.snowseasonjapan.com) in Hakuba while trying to find time to work on his photography.
Evans Parent is a powder lover who has spent many winters traveling around North America, chasing winter storms and living in his car. His passion to find light, deep powder brought him to Japan where he spent three months in a rental van exploring Japan’s mountain and chasing snow storms.